Policy Implications of the Computed Tomography (CT) Scanner: An Update

NTIS order #PB81-163917

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Full Report ~1738K
Front Matter ~30K
Table of Contents ~8K

1: Introduction ~19K
2: Number and Distribution of CT Scanners ~412K
3: Changes in Federal Policies Toward CT Scanners ~149K
4: Summary and Conclusions ~17K

A: Policy Alternatives ~87K
B: Research and Development of CT and Other Diagnosis Imaging Technologies ~281K
C: CT-Related Policies of the Department of Defense and the Veterans Administration ~15K
D: Indications for CT Scans ~293K
E: National Guidelines for Health Planning: ... ~14K
F: Amendments to Regulations Governing Reviews of CT Scanners Under ... ~40K
G: Methods of Data Collection ~7K
H: Glossary of Acronyms and Terms ~13K
I: Acknowledgements ~6K
References ~425K